I read poetry for enjoyment now, to feel seen, and to see the world differently. ...more
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Sarah J. Sloat discusses her new collection of erasure poetry, HOTEL ALMIGHTY.
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Literary events and readings in and around New York City this week!
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Sunday 7/9: Rachel Lyon, Gordon Harber, Chanice Hughes-Greenberg, and host Madeline Stevens join Sundays at Erv’s. Erv’s, 6 p.m., free. Monday 7/10: Jami Attenberg, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Courtney Maum, Elizabeth Crane, Paul Lynch, and Chiwan Choi join the Franklin Park reading series. Franklin Park, 8 p.m., free. Madeleine Mermall, Camonghne Felix, Mia Kang, Rachel Kang, Jeffery […]
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You get bored if you don’t teach what you’re interested in, so in some ways you create a course you wish you would have taken. The Believer blog has an interview with author and teacher Matthea Harvey about how she makes her syllabus and how her teaching influences her writing.